Sugar Creek Charter School

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Ms. Cheryl Turner, BA - University of Maryland - Government and Public Administration, Seton Hall University - MAED - School Administration Gardner- Webb University ABD Ed.D in School Administration
Primary Contact Name
Eleanor Shell
Main Address

Main Campus
4101 N Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28211
United States

J. Frank Martin High School Campus
7815 Old Concord Rd
Charlotte, NC 28213
United States

What We Do

Our Mission

"to eradicate generational poverty in the lives of our students by providing a rigorous education from kindergarten through 12th grade through academic preparation, college and career readiness and life skills for success."
Sugar Creek Charter School is a public charter school and Mecklenburg County's most successful Title One School.  Serving all minority students, our students outperform their demographics in Mecklenburg County and North Carolina.   
We are the only school in the state that offers a K-12 college and career readiness program and provides alumni five-years of support to get them to their first career position.  100% of our graduates are accepted to at least one college with scholarship. 
Sugar Creek Charter School has been addressing economic mobility on the grassroots level since 1999. 
Interesting Info
  • The ONLY school in Mecklenburg County where 100% of the graduates are accepted to college WITH Scholarship
  • Offers a K-12th grade College and Careers Readiness Program preparing students for success beyond the classroom.
  • The highest performing Title One School in Mecklenburg County.
Geographic Location